Tuesday, 20 December 2016

LA LA LAND WINS PHOENIX FILM CRITICS SOCIETY BEST PICTURE AWARD


Once it was announced that La La Land had picked up 13 nominations for the Phoenix Film Critics Society awards, it was pretty much all over already. Seven of those noms were converted into award wins, including a Best Actress prize for Emma Stone, who's slowly picking up steam in that category after a peculiarly slow start to the season. Take a look at the full slate of awards below.

Best Picture
La La Land

Best Director
Damien Chazelle (La La Land)

Best Actress in a Leading Role
Emma Stone (La La Land)

Best Actor in a Leading Role
Casey Affleck (Manchester by the Sea)

Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Viola Davis (Fences)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Jeff Bridges (Hell or High Water)

Best Original Screenplay
Hell or High Water

Best Screenplay Adapted from Other Material
Hacksaw Ridge

Best Cinematography
La La Land

Best Film Editing
Hacksaw Ridge

Best Production Design
La La Land

Best Costume Design
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Best Visual Effects
Doctor Strange

Best Original Score
La La Land

Best Original Song
'City of Stars' (La La Land)

Best Ensemble Acting
Hell or High Water

Best Animated Film
Zootopia

Best Documentary
Gleason

Best Foreign Language Film
Elle

Best Breakthrough Performance
Anya Taylor-Joy (The Witch)

Best Performance by a Youth
Alex R. Hibbert (Moonlight)

Overlooked Film of the Year
Sing Street